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I know I have disappeared for weeks. Erin got married here in the states a couple of weeks ago. I can't believe that I do not have any pictures. We are waiting for the proofs from our photographer so that... Continue reading
Posted Aug 9, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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We have been so fortunate to have so many wonderful people help us with Erin's wedding. My niece did the photography. (She is so talented. It's Amazing). Erin's good friend Alanna Melara made her wedding cake. One of my sisters... Continue reading
Posted Jul 23, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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Last January at CHA Making Memories announced their Slice Hands Free Contest. A consumer could win a Vespa and the store owner that they purchased their hands free at would win one too. Well guess what? We won!!! Click Here... Continue reading
Posted Jul 23, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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I have two sisters who live in Utah, but I was lucky enough to have lots of family travel to attend Erin's wedding. The Utah sisters usually have a family picnic on July 4th. Since so many of us were... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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Erin's wedding is going to be in Utah at the temple in Bountiful. She has been living and working in Utah since her mission and she felt that many of her friends were there and it was centrally located for... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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I finished Erin's wedding invitations while I was visiting my parents in California. It seemed like such a simple project in theory. It ended up being a lot bigger project than I planned on, so when I threw them all... Continue reading
Posted Jun 30, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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As soon as the store closed Lee and I felt like we needed a little break before we cleaned everything up and turned the keys back over to our landlord, so we hopped in the car for a road trip... Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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There is no rest for the busy. Erin's wedding is coming up quick and I volunteered to make her invitations. I have begun to wonder what was I thinking? These invitations have so many steps to them. It helps that... Continue reading
Posted May 26, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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We closed the doors of Lasting Memories forever last week. Lee and I wanted to thank all of the really nice people that came in during the final closing days to thank us and bring us treats. I have just... Continue reading
Posted May 24, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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Tuesday we officially closed our doors at 3:00pm. Thank you to everyone who came by during the sale. We had a little birthday party for Tina after we closed, and we felt so bad for all the customers who kept... Continue reading
Posted May 19, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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Surprise! We received one final shipment, just in time for the last day of the sale. It is from a brand new company, Echo Park Paper Co, and it's called Sweet Summertime. It's bright and cheery, and super sweet--think October... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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This is Bobbi. Once upon a time, Bobbi used to come to the store every single day, sometimes more than once in a day, and she became one of our favorite customers. She was a part of the Lasting Memories... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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The final days of the sale are here. Can you believe how fast it has gone? The good news is new markdowns are happening! Starting Monday everything will be 50% to 70% off! This is our final markdown and your... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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Look what we got in today! These adorable little mini albums from American Crafts coordinate with the My Home line. They are 6"x6" and have page protectors to hold 20 scrapbook pages. The best part? With the 40% off discount,... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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Today's theme was RAD! Here we are in our 80s clothes. We couldn't have a themed dress code this week without celebrating our favorite Lasting Memories colors: pink and green! This won't be hard for Jennifer--she wears pink and green... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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We have FINALLY gotten our supply of Slice Hands Free devices. Many of them were pre-ordered, but we do have a few extras. They are here and in stock. The Slice Hands Free is selling for 25% off. If you... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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When I came into the store Tuesday with my guests from Germany, London greeted me with Hey, Henny Penny - how's it going? I guess I did think the sky was falling on Monday, but everything worked out. I was... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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This theme week has been so much fun! Next, break out your stirrup pants, off-the-shoulder sweatshirts, and side pony tails--Thursday is 80s day! Just a peek at Wednesday's hat day! Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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Tiara and princess day was magical! County Fair Princess London was a hit. We even had a couple of little princesses dress up and come visit us. They were darling! There's no easier costume than a simple hat! But I'm... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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If you've been waiting patiently for the next markdown, wait no more. Everything in the store is now 40% off (or more)! We don't expect things to last much longer at these prices! Come visit us before it's too late! Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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I was getting ready to leave for work this morning at 9:45, just as I was walking out the door, the telephone rang. "Hello, its your favorite daughter in Germany", Erin said. Then she went on to say that she... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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Today was Sports Day! Laurie and I are donning our Seahawks love. Continuing our themed celebrations at Lasting Memories, the staff will be blinging it up with tiaras, rhinestones, and jewels on Tuesday. Come join the fun and wear your... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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I recently finished a design team assignment using the Little Yellow Bicycle Fresh Print Clothesline die cute mini album and pages. I decided to do a girly album for me, documenting my obsession with crafting. I love that these pages... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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Our tropical theme really brightened things up on Saturday! Monday we'll be rooting for our favorite teams with a Sports theme. Wear your favorite ball cap or jersey and come celebrate with us! (These themed days are going to make... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2010 at Lasting Memories
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As we see to so many of you each day, we're reminded how much we love our customers. To show our love, all purchases of $100 or more will receive a free heart punch, while supplies last! That's not hard... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2010 at Lasting Memories